Online registration is now closed.  Conference registration is available only onsite and must be paid by credit card.

Registration Rates & Inclusions

Registration Costs

Registration Type


Full Registration


Full Registration Speaker


Concession Registration


Credit Card Payment – Please be advised that fees apply for payments made via credit card (MasterCard 1.19%, Visa 1.22%, AMEX 1.91%)⁠.

Association members receive $100 discount on full registration rate (early bird and standard)

James Cook University’s Welcome Reception

  • Date: Monday 18 June
  • Time: 5.00 – 6.30pm
  • Venue: Alice Springs Convention and Exhibition Centre
  • Cost: Included in Full Registration ($70 for partners and guests)

Charles Darwin University’s Pre Conference Welcome Dinner (additional cost)

  • Date: Sunday 17 June
  • Time: 5.00 – 9.30pm
  • Cost: $152.00
  • Pickup/Drop-off: Hotel Lobby (Crowne Plaza and Double Tree by Hilton)
Pre-Conference BBQ Dinner (17 June) $152.00

For full information on all networking opportunitiesclick here


Pre-conference tour

Explore Alice Springs on a Bicycle: Velo Excursion Guided Tour


Post-conference tours


Uluru One Day Experience – Day Tour

Delegate Discount – $207.00 instead of $230.00

Uluru Adventure Safari – 3 Day Tour (option 1)

Delegate Discount – $625.50 instead of $695.00 – swags/ budget camp

Uluru Adventure Safari – 3 Day Tour (option 2)

Delegate Discount –
$756 instead of $840.00 – comfortable permanent tent with bed linen

More information – click here

Registration Inclusions:

  • 2-Day Conference Program
  • 9 Keynote Presentations
  • Over 90 concurrent presentations
  • Conference Exhibition
  • Gold Catering Package (morning tea, lunch & afternoon tea)
  • James Cook University’s Welcome Reception
  • Speed Networking/Business Card Exchange Session (Monday morning)
  • Conference Handbook
  • Book of Abstracts (online)
  • Presenter Podcast of Each Conference Presentation
  • PowerPoint Slides of Each Conference Presentation
  • Conference App
  • Free Membership to the Association of Sustainability in Business
  • CPD Points
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • Special Accommodation Rates
  • Exposure for your Company
  • BONUS: Chance to win great prizes including a Conference Registration for DNA 2019

Early Bird Registration – Delegates must have registered and paid by Friday 11 May 2018 to be eligible for the early bird registration. Payment not received by COB 11 May 2018 will revert to the standard rate.

Concession Registration – Concession registration is available for full time students and unwaged persons. A discount will be applied to the full registration only (not including the presenter and day rate).


Once registration is received a confirmation email and tax invoice will be issued. All accounts must be paid in full 30 days from the invoice date or 10 business days before the conference start date, whichever comes first.

The organisers reserve right, without notification, to cancel outstanding accounts anytime after 30 days from date of tax invoice being sent.

All registrations received after 4 June 2018 must be paid in full by credit card only. If payment is not received prior to the conference, access will be granted only after full payment is made via credit card or cash onsite.

Dress – Smart Casual

Conditions – Please note that it is essential for all participants including invited speakers, delegates and presenters to register.

Refunds and Cancellations – The conference committee understands that circumstances can change. At any point prior to the event you are welcome to contact us in writing to nominate a substitute delegate at no extra charge. A full refund less a $150 service fee will be issued for cancellations received on or before 7 May 2018. Registration cancellation received between 8 May and 21 May 2018, will receive a 50% refund on the registration fees. No refunds will be issued after 22 May 2018. Non-payment does not constitute cancellation.

Accommodation – All accommodation bookings will be subject to the individual hotel cancellation policy. Please contact the conference secretariat for the hotel cancellation policy.

Insurance – It is the responsibility of delegate’s to arrange their own travel insurance. The conference does not endorse or have any arrangements with any companies. The following links are provided for information only.

Disclaimer – The Conference organisers reserve the right to change activities, topics and presenters where necessary. “The organisers shall not be liable for any loss caused by the cancellation of the Conference where such cancellation is due to Force Majeure. The term “Force Majeure” means any circumstance beyond the reasonable control of the organisers including but not limited to War, hostilities (whether war be declared or not), terrorism, aircraft hijacking, military operation, riot, civil war, rebellion, civil commotion or unrest, Acts or Regulations of government, refusal to grant visas, explosions, natural disasters, transport delays, transport difficulties and the insolvency of airline carriers. The organisers will use all reasonable efforts to conduct the Conference despite the intervention or occurrence of any such cause.”

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